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Address: 3 Valley Road, Paterson, NJ 07503
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Elegant structure with a broad NYC skyline view

Although I've lived in NJ most of my life, I only learned about this castle about 5 years ago and finally took the time to visit. The castle was cheerfully decorated for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 28, 2016
Zacass
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Mahwah, New Jersey
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Mahwah, New Jersey
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78 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

Although I've lived in NJ most of my life, I only learned about this castle about 5 years ago and finally took the time to visit. The castle was cheerfully decorated for Christmas, which added to the charm. There are many period furnishings and decorative objects around the castle. The signs provide interesting insight into Mr. Lambert, as well as... More 

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Buckhannon, West Virginia
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109 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Never knew there was a castle in Paterson; however, due to poor family management, family heirlooms are no longer inside. Focus is on the artwork inside the castle instead of it's grandeur. Don't expect much. Very safe area since police substation is on grounds. View of NYC obscured due to overgrown trees. Deer come out of the woods in this... More 

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Wayne, New Jersey
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119 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

The "castle" itself is a nice little attraction. If you are in the neighborhood and have sometime to spare, it's worthwhile spending half an hour or so. They also host events, We recently went there on a Sunday afternoon to see an Opera which was a wonderful experience.

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Thank WrldTraveller67
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Nice and small castle, really good for pictures any type of pictures .. on Saturdays you will see a lot people going there for that pictures .. inside thw castle there is a small museum that you can go and see more historybabout this castle. Trip take you less than 15minutes.

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Somerset, New Jersey
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95 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Who would think there would be a castle in NJ? I enjoyed the history behind the castle but would have loved it more if the family had not auctioned off most of the artifacts that give the home it's full story.

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Thank Ginny P
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Very nice place with a little bit of history near Paterson. Beautiful place to take pictures and have a day around Jersey for those who visit

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New York, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

We visited Lambert Castle when I was looking for something to do to entertain the in laws. The castle is on top of a high peak that overlook NYC so the view is spectacular. As we walked in and took the tour we were impressed by the rich heritage and the world largest spoon collection. We never knew this place... More 

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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest Castle in Nj is the Lambert Castles, we had our wedding photos at the castle and by the stairs memories that I will treasure forever.

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Elmwood Park, New Jersey
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188 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

I went to Lambert Castle for a photo shoot. It was very nice, as this is an iconic place in New Jersey. They have parking available.

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Paramus, New Jersey
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112 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

Very interesting local history lesson. This is the home of a wealthy mill owner during the 1800s. They also have a few rooms set up with other local historic items. We learned a lot. The view from the castle is really quite spectacular, looking over Paterson all the way to NYC. Free parking and inexpensive entrance fee. A nice day... More 

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